The first table below looks at the demand for CCSA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 253 - 263
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 10
Average salary £45,000 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2399 2227 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.09% 29.15% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1825 2293
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA across the East of England region.

CCSA Salary Trend in the East of England

CCSA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 6 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA.

1 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (68.97%) LAN
3 20 (68.97%) WAN
3 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 20 (68.97%) Network Security
4 19 (65.52%) CCSE
4 19 (65.52%) Cisco
5 16 (55.17%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) CCNA
7 11 (37.93%) CCDP
8 10 (34.48%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) Check Point Certification
9 8 (27.59%) Wireless
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (24.14%) OSPF
10 7 (24.14%) BGP
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 6 (20.69%) SSL
11 6 (20.69%) IPsec
11 6 (20.69%) SSH
11 6 (20.69%) Sourcefire
11 6 (20.69%) PKI
11 6 (20.69%) Network Management
12 5 (17.24%) Information Security
12 5 (17.24%) Juniper
12 5 (17.24%) CCDA
13 4 (13.79%) MPLS
13 4 (13.79%) CISA

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing CCSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) LAN
1 20 (68.97%) WAN
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
1 20 (68.97%) Network Security
2 10 (34.48%) VPN
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (24.14%) OSPF
4 7 (24.14%) BGP
4 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) SSL
5 6 (20.69%) IPsec
5 6 (20.69%) SSH
6 4 (13.79%) MPLS
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
8 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.45%) FirePass
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Security Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Network Support
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Network Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (13.79%) Security Specialist
6 4 (13.79%) Information Specialist
7 3 (10.34%) Security Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Network Management
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CCSE
3 16 (55.17%) CCNP
4 13 (44.83%) CCNA
5 11 (37.93%) CCDP
6 8 (27.59%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (17.24%) CCDA
8 4 (13.79%) CISA
8 4 (13.79%) CISM
8 4 (13.79%) CISSP
8 4 (13.79%) GPEN
9 3 (10.34%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (6.90%) CCIP
10 2 (6.90%) GWAPT
10 2 (6.90%) GCED
10 2 (6.90%) CSSLP
11 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (3.45%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Nmap
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) CheckPoint
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) Sourcefire
4 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
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